Teenage girl in serious condition after Makapuu Tide Pools accid - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Teenage girl in serious condition after Makapuu Tide Pools accident

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MAKAPUU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A 14-year-old girl is in serious condition Thursday evening after a large wave knocked her over the tide pools and rocks.

Honolulu Fire Department responded to calls at 1:48 p.m. with 12 personnel and one helicopter.

Rescue crews were by patient's side by 2:17 p.m. and airlifted the teenager to a landing zone at Sandy Beach Park, before emergency medical services transported the patient to a hospital at 2:41 p.m.

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